Classical 24 On Classical Wyoming http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en John Fadial: Ballade From Ysaÿe’s Sonata No. 3 http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/john-fadial-ballade-ysa-e-s-sonata-no-3 <p>John Fadial teaches violin at the University of Wyoming. <a href="http://www.uwyo.edu/uw/news/2014/04/spring-recital-series-comes-to-a-close-at-uw-april-17.html">On Thursday, April 17 he’ll perform with pianist Theresa Bogard</a> at 7:30 pm at the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts concert hall. Fadial says the recital emphasizes contemporary repertoire for violin and piano written since 1995, including works by Richard Danielpour, Aaron Jay Kernis, and Arvo Pärt. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:08:45 +0000 Micah Schweizer, Ben Slater & Anna Rader 56937 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org John Fadial: Ballade From Ysaÿe’s Sonata No. 3 12-Year-Old Piano Prodigy Competes In Paris http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/12-year-old-piano-prodigy-competes-paris <p>12-year-old Laramie pianist James Wilson was one of only two Americans to compete in the prestigious Lagny-sur-Marne piano competition in Paris last month.</p><p>http://youtu.be/N9bWN1u5D2c</p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 22:00:00 +0000 Micah Schweizer 54030 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org 12-Year-Old Piano Prodigy Competes In Paris Sybarite5: Black Bend http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/sybarite5-black-bend <p>Genre-bending string quintet <strong><a href="http://www.sybarite5.org/" target="_blank">Sybarite5</a></strong> performs Dan Visconti’s ‘Black Bend.’</p><p>http://youtu.be/ZyRakfQs4dM</p><p></p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/130712156&amp;color=ff6600&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Tue, 21 Jan 2014 23:17:47 +0000 Micah Schweizer, Ben Slater & Anna Rader 52894 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Sybarite5: Black Bend Chi-Chen Wu: Drammàtico from Scriabin’s Piano Sonata No. 3 in F# Minor http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/chi-chen-wu-dramm-tico-scriabin-s-piano-sonata-no-3-f-minor <p>Pianist <strong><a href="http://ccwpiano.com/portal/">Chi-Chen Wu</a></strong> is a recitalist, chamber musician, and soloist. She teaches piano at the University of Wyoming. Here’s part of a recent recital performance, featuring the first movement of Alexander Scriabin’s third piano sonata, composed 1897-98.</p><p></p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/120757207" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 18 Nov 2013 19:44:58 +0000 Micah Schweizer, Ben Slater & Anna Rader 50082 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Chi-Chen Wu: Drammàtico from Scriabin’s Piano Sonata No. 3 in F# Minor UW Stages Ambitious Performance of Carmina Burana http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/uw-stages-ambitious-performance-carmina-burana <p>One of classical music’s most famous pieces is not normally performed the way the composer conceived it. But next week (Nov. 19-24), the University of Wyoming is staging Carmina Burana the way Carl Orff intended—with dancers and actors alongside the orchestra and chorale. That’s 150 performers onstage at once. Wyoming Public Radio’s Micah Schweizer spoke with UW dance professor and choreographer Lawrence Jackson.</p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 22:28:24 +0000 Micah Schweizer 49988 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org UW Stages Ambitious Performance of Carmina Burana Linden String Quartet to perform at UW http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/linden-string-quartet-perform-uw <p>The <a href="http://lindenquartet.com/" target="_blank">Linden String Quartet</a> is a rising star in the chamber music world. The quartet has won first prize in five major competitions and recently completed a residency at Yale University. On Friday, November 8, the Linden performs at the <a href="http://www.uwyo.edu/culturalprogram/fall-schedule/index.html" target="_blank">University of Wyoming</a>. Violinist Sarah McElravy spoke with Wyoming Public Media’s Micah Schweizer about the quartet's blossoming career.</p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 23:32:33 +0000 Micah Schweizer 49575 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Linden String Quartet to perform at UW Nicole Riner: Winter Spirits (comp. Katherine Hoover) http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/nicole-riner-winter-spirits-comp-katherine-hoover <p><strong><a href="http://www.uwyo.edu/music/faculty-staff/nicoleriner.html">Nicole Riner </a></strong>is a recitalist, clinician, and freelance flutist. She teaches at the University of Wyoming. Composer Katherine Hoover, who wrote ‘Winter Spirits’, is known for evoking Native American flute sounds in her flute pieces.</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tlMqKq-WjcE&amp;feature=youtu.be</p><p></p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/117497188" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 20:48:58 +0000 Micah Schweizer, Ben Slater & Anna Rader 49045 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Nicole Riner: Winter Spirits (comp. Katherine Hoover) As other orchestras struggle, Wyoming Symphony Orchestra thrives http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/other-orchestras-struggle-wyoming-symphony-orchestra-thrives <p>The Wyoming Symphony Orchestra's 2013-14 season opens Saturday, October 5. Over the past several years, the audience for the Casper-based ensemble has steadily increased: it’s up 25 percent in just the last season. That’s notable in an era where orchestras from Honolulu to Syracuse have filed for bankruptcy. Wyoming Public Media’s Micah Schweizer asked Wyoming Symphony Orchestra executive director Rachel Bailey what accounts for that success...</p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 13:10:00 +0000 Micah Schweizer 47753 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org As other orchestras struggle, Wyoming Symphony Orchestra thrives Alice Freeman: Mist Covered Mountains http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/alice-freeman-mist-covered-mountains <p>Based in Laramie, <strong><a href="http://www.windandroses.com/">Alice Freeman</a></strong> provides unforgettable music on her pedal harp, traditional Celtic harp, carbon fiber Celtic harp or hammered dulcimer. Alice is certified as a Healing Musician, a Therapeutic Harp Practitioner and a Clinical Musician.&nbsp; She maintains a private practice providing soothing harp music at bedside in several local health care facilities.</p><p>Listen to her harp rendition of a traditional Scottish tune, "Mist Covered Mountains" by John Cameron.</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oATx-adUa_g</p> Thu, 26 Sep 2013 18:39:47 +0000 Micah Schweizer, Ben Slater & Anna Rader 47518 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Alice Freeman: Mist Covered Mountains